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Lion and young, netsuke
(19th century-early 20th century)

Medium
ivory, ink
Measurements
4.9 × 5.2 × 2.4 cm
Place/s of Execution
Japan
Inscription
incised in black (in Japanese characters) on base c.: Hakaryu
Accession Number
1264D-D4
Department
Asian Art
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Purchased, 1952
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Gallery location
Not on display
Description
Shishi (lion) and young.